Day Zero: The Series

Day Zero casts Shawn Stevens as lead actor in Season 3!

May 16, 2017

Fantastic news -- We're happy to announce that the 1980s teen heartthrob actor Shawn Stevens ("Days of Our Lives", "The Facts of Life", "Buck Rogers", Love EverlastingThe Cokeville Miracle, etc.) has, at this time, agreed to play a lead role for season 3 of Day Zero the Series which should be filming sometime later this year! Congrats to Shawn and thank you for accepting our invitation to play, it's such an honor, sir :)

FANS -- go check out Shawn's Instagram page @officialshawnstevens for updates on his character development of the new role as it progresses along before production starts!


Day Zero surpasses 230,000 minutes viewed on Amazon!

January 7, 2017
Thank you fans!! Especially the latest metrics showing the U.K. in the lead for viewership of Day Zero the Series on

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Day Zero DVDs now available on Amazon!

January 7, 2017
In addition to our own store at, the DVD sets for seasons 1 and 2 are now available on! See below for more info:

Volume 1:

Volume 2:

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Sad News

December 6, 2016
We are heartbroken to announce the passing of one of the Day Zero the Series family... Monty Morris, who played "SGT. Farber" in episodes 2x6 through 2x8, also contributed in helping us on the set of 2x4: "Sacrificial Lamb" behind the scenes. He was a friend and fellow real-life Air Force Veteran with Day Zero creator Cal Nguyen. The first time they met was at Van Loi Vietnamese restaurant (the one used in episode 1x6: "Dementia"), where he had heard about the show after running into Cal, who...

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December 4, 2016
Here it is, ladies and gentlemen, Day Zero is now on DVD! Starting with the first volume set (episodes 1 through 5) for just $14.99, it comes with 2 extra bonus material!

To purchase via credit card, visit:

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September 13, 2016


Season 1:

Season 2:

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August 19, 2016
We've just released this week our latest project, a documentary of our show! Check it out for FREE on YouTube at:

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New air times on Tuff TV!

April 7, 2016
We've been moved from the late-nighter slot of 230am EST/PST Fridays on Tuff TV, to 9pm EST! However it's currently airing Saturday and Sundays at 8pm EST (check your local listings) or go to to stream it live!

This is great news for those who want to watch the show live, over-the-air :) Looking forward to the HD versions as well on the network, coming soon starting with test market areas (stay tuned for more info)! We are also the only drama series at the time of this writing for t...
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Day Zero gets the Staff Pick treatment on IndieFlix!

October 14, 2015
The series is gaining steam on IndieFlix with its latest boost when IndieFlix chose Day Zero as a Staff Pick on their home site,! It will remain there for 2 weeks from today, October 14, 2015. Congratulations goes out to all those who worked so hard on our no-budget, award-winning indie show! :) We may be one of the only apocalyptic series that spans television's half hour slot anywhere in the world. Check it out now and don't forget to use the codes for a discount if you stay b...
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Day Zero playing on IndieFlix! Tuff TV now streaming live online!

August 23, 2015

Wanna know how to catch our show now that Blip is gone? Well, we have great news -- we're going to be featured on IndieFlix (which is also on Xbox Live, Roku, Amazon Kindle FireTV, etc.)! More info forthcoming, though it requires a subscription, however it's in HD and available 24/7. Here's the link to subscribe! .

You can use our discount codes to get a better deal!

M3_464819 for $5/month with 1 month free trial
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About the Author

Cal Nguyen has been acting since 1998, performing in commercials, infomercials, print modeling and Hollywood studio films such as "Bedazzled", starring Brendan Fraser and Elizabeth Hurley, "Just One Night" with Timothy Hutton, "Unaccompanied Minors" with Lewis Black and Wilmer Valderrama, and even television shows like "Nash Bridges", starring Don Johnson and Cheech Marin. He is recently hot off the 48 Hour Film Project "Voice", serving as the lead character "Steven Emory". Earlier, he was cast in a lead role as "Captain Le" in the short "Escape from Paper City", and then went on to film a supporting role as "Dr. Thomas" in "Pragmatic Repudiation". Known for being a prolific sound-alike (Bill Bixby in particular), he was selected to play the voice of "General Colin Powell" on the Loren Lambert feature, "Shades of Treason". Cal's breakthrough was when he booked a lead, co-star spot as "Jim Lecter" in the post-apocalyptic web TV series, "Day Zero", which, after buying the script rights last year, he became the creator of the show while continuing his role as Jim. The pilot episode earned him three filmmaker awards so far in 2012 alone, throughout the festival circuit. He has trained with some of the best coaches such as Richard Hatch of "Battlestar Galactica" fame, Glenn Morshower from "Transformers", Larry Silverberg (leading Meisner coach), casting director Jeff Johnson, and the prolific producer, director and actor, Lance Williams. Cal received other types of training and experience, being a distinguished Veteran of Gulf War II, and also serving in the Information Technology industry for over 16 years.


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